Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for JDBC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited JDBC over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 240 224 222
Rank change year-on-year -16 -2 -9
Contract jobs citing JDBC 9 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.11% 0.30% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.43% 1.11% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 6
Midlands median daily rate £400 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +17.65% +18.88%
10th Percentile £343 £292 £301
90th Percentile £493 £785 £470
England median daily rate £490 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -2.00% +11.11% +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 - £41.25

JDBC is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,106 2,335 2,016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 26.90% 26.68% 24.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,382 1,398 1,232
Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £268 £256
90th Percentile £560 £525 £500
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 22 49
Midlands median hourly rate £30.66 £23.50 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.47% -24.19% +0.49%
10th Percentile £14.09 £11.85 £10.99
90th Percentile £45.15 £40.27 £45.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

JDBC
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing JDBC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for JDBC in the Midlands

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing JDBC in the Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for JDBC in the Midlands

JDBC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing JDBC in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for JDBC in the Midlands

JDBC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC in the Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for JDBC in the Midlands

JDBC
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing JDBC within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -1 9 £400 -25.58%
JDBC
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing JDBC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for JDBC.

1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 6 (66.67%) XML
5 5 (55.56%) Struts
5 5 (55.56%) JMS
5 5 (55.56%) J2EE
5 5 (55.56%) Mockito
6 4 (44.44%) REST
6 4 (44.44%) RESTful
6 4 (44.44%) JUnit
6 4 (44.44%) EJB
6 4 (44.44%) JSP
6 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
6 4 (44.44%) Scrum
7 3 (33.33%) VMware
7 3 (33.33%) TDD
7 3 (33.33%) MVC
7 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (33.33%) Maven
7 3 (33.33%) JasperReports
7 3 (33.33%) Java EE
7 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
7 3 (33.33%) jMock
7 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
7 3 (33.33%) Kanban

JDBC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) Tomcat
2 3 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (11.11%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) JasperReports
1 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Mockito
2 4 (44.44%) JUnit
3 3 (33.33%) Ant
3 3 (33.33%) DbUnit
3 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) jMock
3 3 (33.33%) Maven
3 3 (33.33%) SonarQube
4 2 (22.22%) Gradle
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Angular Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
3 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
4 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 6 (66.67%) XML
5 5 (55.56%) J2EE
5 5 (55.56%) JMS
5 5 (55.56%) Struts
6 4 (44.44%) EJB
6 4 (44.44%) JSP
6 4 (44.44%) REST
6 4 (44.44%) RESTful
7 3 (33.33%) Apache Camel
7 3 (33.33%) CORBA
7 3 (33.33%) Java EE
7 3 (33.33%) JPA
7 3 (33.33%) PowerMock
7 3 (33.33%) Servlets
7 3 (33.33%) Spring MVC
8 2 (22.22%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) iPad
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Concurrent Programming
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) Kanban
3 3 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) B2C
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) Load Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (22.22%) Software Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Apex Code
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) ATG
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) Jitterbit